Shallow bowl with Tullia riding over her father's bodyOn display
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Shallow bowl with Tullia riding over her father's body
Datec. 1530 - 1535
Material and technique
earthenware, tin-glazed (maiolica), painted in yellow, orange, blue green, brown and white
Dimensions26.7 cm (diameter)
5.5 cm (depth)
No. of items
Presented anonymously, 2013.
Museum locationSecond floor | Gallery 56 | Arts of the Renaissance
Glossary of terms
Ceramic material made of clay which is fired to a temperature of c.1000-1200⁰c. The resulting ceramic is non-vitreous and varies in colour from dark red to yellow.
Wilson, Timothy, Italian Maiolica and Europe: Medieval and Later Italian Pottery in the Ashmolean Museum, 1 (Oxford/Ashmolean Museum, 2017), pp. 143-145 no. 58